We are thrilled to announce that world rights to Jessica Hamilton’s AVRIL ISLAND, in the vein of THE LOVELY BONES, an atmospheric debut thriller featuring June Bennett who, upon learning of her sister’s recent death in a fatal car accident and realizing she is the last surviving member of her family, returns to a small idyllic island where she grew up to mourn but quickly realizes her childhood summers on the island were not at all how she remembered, told in alternating points of view between the ethereal sister and June, herself, to Jenny Chen at Crooked Lane. Jessica is represented by senior literary agent Carolyn Forde.